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Welcome to the official Wareham Weather website

Wareham lies at a latitude of N 50° 41' 11" and longitude of W 02° 06' 46" approx. 33 ft above sea level.

Station records began 3029 days ago Full data update took place at 13:35 - 18/06/24

  • aurora

    Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) - May 11th 2024

  • lightning_one

    Lightning - May 15th 2022

  • sunset_one

    Evening sunset looking west

  • sunset_two

    Evening sunset looking west

  • hole_punch

    Dual fallstreak hole (punch hole cloud) in Altocumulus layer

  • north_walls

    North walls, overlooking Wareham common

  • thunderstorm_one

    Approaching thunderstorm

  • rainbow_one

    Rainbow from a passing shower


  • This afternoon: Mostly cloudy to cloudy. A chance of rain. Mild. High 22. UV index up to 4. Wind north-northeast around 8 mph, gusting to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Precipitation mostly less than 2 mm.
  • April 1st News: Daily time-lapse videos are back!
  • January 13th News: WXSIM forecast upload times changed
  • January 6th News: Grass temperature probe has been replaced. No more erroneous low temperatures!
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  • June News: A Davis UV sensor has now been installed.

WXSIM ForecastUpdated at: 11:16 - 18/06/2024
30% This
afternoon

22°

8

Tonight

10°

11

Wednesday

21°

8

Wednesday
night

10°

7

Thursday

23°

5

Thursday
night

10°

7

Friday

22°

16

60% Friday
night

12°

14

20% Saturday

20°

13

Saturday
night

10°

9

20% Sunday

23°

8

Sunday
night

10°

7

Almanac
Day Length:
16hrs 29 mins
Daylight:
18hrs 01 mins
0min 11s more daylight tomorrow
Sunrise:
04:55
Sunset:
21:25
Dawn:
04:09
Dusk:
22:10
Moonrise:
18:00
Moonset:
02:19
Luminance:
86.8 %
Lunar Cycle:
12.0 days
Moon Phase
moon
Waxing Gibbous
Sunshine & Sun's Path
sunplot
Temperatures & Humidity
Temperature:
22.4 °C  
  23.6 °C - 12:00 |   10.9 °C - 04:20
Humidity:
58 %
  94 % - 05:05 |   57 % - 12:01
Dew Point:
13.7 °C
  15.8 °C - 11:44 |   9.7 °C - 04:20
Feels Like:
22.6 °C
  24.2 °C - 12:00 |   10.8 °C - 05:16
Wind Chill:
22.4 °C
  10.9 °C - 04:20
Heat Index:
22.4 °C
  23.6 °C - 12:00
Wet-Bulb:
17.2 °C
THSW Index:
27.1 °C
Humidex:
25.6
Sunshine & Solar
Sunshine Today:
2.57 hours
Yesterday's Total: 13.40 hours
Solar Radiation:
287 Wm²
  1093 Wm² - 11:57
Evapotranspiration:
1.98 mm
Annual Total: 338.18 mm
UV Index:
2.4
  6.1 - 11:46
Rainfall
Rainfall Today:
0.0 mm
Rain Meter
24 Hour Rainfall Total: 0.0 mm
June Rainfall:
12.6 mm
Rain Meter
Max This Year: 204.2 mm
2024 Rainfall:
630.2 mm
Rain Meter
Last Rain Tip: 01:19 - 16/06/2024
Rainfall Rate:
0.0 mm/hr
0.2
275+
  0.0 mm/hr - 00:00
Consecutive Dry Days:
1
Record Streak: 28 Days
Consecutive Rain Days:
0
Record Streak: 26 Days
Wind Speeds & Direction
Wind Speed:
6 mph
Gust 1 Hour Ago: 8 mph
Wind Direction:
62 ° / ENE
Dominant Direction: 17 ° / NNE
Avg. Wind Speed:
4.2 mph
  6.1 mph - 11:38
10 Min Peak Gust:
11 mph
  12 mph - 10:36
Wind Run:
32.0 miles
Avg. Speed Today: 2.4 mph
Beaufort:
F2 - Light breeze
  F2 - Light breeze
Air Pressure
Pressure:
1013.65 hPa  
  1013.88 hPa - 07:53 |   1012.67 hPa - 03:33
Lightning
Daily Lightning Count:
0
Last Detection:
22 days ago
Last Distance:
12.4 mi / 20 km
Miscellaneous
Grass Temperature:
27.1 °C
Soil Temperature (10cm):
19.7 °C
Soil Temperature (20cm):
18.3 °C
Soil Moisture (10cm):
17 cb
Leaf Wetness:
0.1
Koi Pond Temperature:
19.4 °C
Cloud Base:
3568 ft
Air Quality
Current PM1:
1.9 µg/m3
Current PM2.5:
2.5 µg/m3
Current PM10:
2.6 µg/m3
PM2.5 3hr AQI:
1.3
PM10 3hr AQI:
1.3
PM2.5 AQI Nowcast:
1.3
Rolling 12 Hour Graph